MAGGIE-ROSE CONDIT

Maggie-Rose Condit is a multimedia artist residing in Portland, OR. She attended Pacific Northwest College of Art for her Master of Fine Arts in Visual Studies. Condit received her BFA in Illustration from the University of Arizona in Tucson, AZ, where she was born and raised. Condit’s work contends with the perplexing intersections of girlhood, pop culture, consumerism, body politics, and feminism. Condit utilizes humor to broach these bizarre, yet personal subjects in forms including video, installation, sculpture, and comedic performance. 

 

E.M. FULLER

E.M. Fuller is a multidisciplinary artist from Charlotte, North Carolina. Fuller completed her undergraduate studies in 2012 at The University of the Arts in Philadelphia, PA, with a concentration in printmaking. Her work investigates the material associations of fabric, with an acute focus on shifting the viewer’s understanding of how fabric functions as a material in everyday life. Currently she is working in performative and activated fabric sculpture and installation with an emphasis in pedestrian choreography, repetition, and gesture. Fuller is a graduate of the Visual Studies Master of Fine Arts program at the Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, OR. 

ANASTASIA GREER

Anastasia Greer is an interdisciplinary artist working in Portland, OR. Greer received her BFA with a concentration in printmaking in 2014 from Northern Michigan University in Marquette, MI. In 2016 she received her Master of Fine Arts in Visual Studies at Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, OR. Greer has shown work at the DeVos Place in Grand Rapids, MI and the Museum of Contemporary Craft in Portland, OR among others. She has participated in residencies at Caldera Arts, Leland Ironworks, and PNCA's Global Studios in Oaxaca, Mexico.

Greer's work exists at the intersection of traditional craft and contemporary art, as it utilizes textile, sculpture, and painting mediums to create compositions that become a visual vocabulary of patterns and forms. Painting becomes a game of matching and rearranging visual and material cues.

 

TESSA HECK

Tessa Heck is a recent Visual Studies Graduate candidate at Pacific Northwest College of Art in Portland, OR and hails from NW Montana. Heck received her BFA in Painting/Drawing in Tacoma, WA at Pacific Lutheran University with a stint in London, UK to intern as a gallery assistant. Inspirations for her figurative based paintings include Nicole Eisenman, Marlene Dumas, Alice Neel and Wangechi Mutu. Common topics in her work are comprised of humor, absurdity of the human body, sexuality and eroticism. 

RACHEL BROWN SMITH

Rachel Brown Smith is a visual artist living in Portland, OR. Born and raised in MO, Brown Smith received a BFA in Painting from Missouri State University and her Master of Fine Art in Visual Studies from Pacific Northwest College of Art. Utilizing painting, collage and installation, her work investigates mysticism and states of being. Revealing symbols and bodies as potent with sacred potential, Brown Smith harnesses physical forms to speak to a metaphysical ecstasy and excess. 

BRIANNA ROSEN

BriAnna Rosen is an American artist based in Portland, OR. Rosen completed her Bachelor of Arts degree in Film and Video Production at Pacific University graduating summa cum laude in 2012. As a graduate of the Master in Fine Arts in Visual Studies program at Pacific Northwest College of Art and a recipient of the thesis award, Rosen explores the poetics of politics and spectacle with installation, video, and publications.